Shark Wake Park debuts extreme watersports ride

sharkwakeparkExtreme watersports enthusiasts have a new outlet for getting wet and wild with the opening of the Shark Wake Park in North Myrtle Beach.

South Carolina’s first full-size cable watersports park, is holding its grand opening Friday and Saturday, June 17-18, at the North Myrtle Beach Park & Sports Complex.

The park will open to the public at noon each day, and the event will include music, food, refreshments, and plenty of cable wakeboarding. A pro exhibition will begin at 6 p.m. each day.

Shark Wake Park offers a variety of daily ride passes, including two hour, four hour and full day options starting at $34. Basic and slider gear are available to rent — includes a helmet, life jacket and wakeboarding equipment.

Shark Wake Park offers a five tower, full-sized cable system and a two tower cable system via Alta Cable Ski, complete with UNIT Parktech features. The park also offers a pro shop, wake surfing school and the Shark Shack for food, and refreshments.

Cable wakeboarding, the newest addition to a distinguished list of action sports throughout the world, allows for the best of the extreme nature of wakeboarding, without the need for a boat. Shark Wake Park is committed to building and operating the world’s best cable wake parks and strives to grow watersports by bringing wakeboarding to the masses.

The brainchild of Greg Norman Jr. (son Hall-of-Fame golfer Greg Norman), Shark Wake Park is the latest venture from parent company, Great White Shark Enterprises.

There is no cost to enter the park and a viewing deck is available to those who want to hang out and enjoy the day. No experience or reservations are required and the park is open to all ages. Additional details on lessons and requirements for minors available at www.sharkwakepark.com.

Photo courtesy of Shark Wake Park

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